Alison P Galvani PhD

Burnett and Stender Families Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Office of Student ResearchInfectious DiseasesSchool of Public Health: Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases: Vaccine Group, Vector-borne; Global Health Concentration; CIDMA; Parasitology Program

Research Interests

Applications of epidemiology and evolutionary ecology in the study of numerous diseases


  • Ph.D., University of Oxford , 2002

Selected Publication

  • Luz, P.M., Vanni, T., Medlock, J., Paltiel, A. D., Galvani, A.P. (2011) Dengue vector control strategies in an urban setting: an economic modeling assessment. The Lancet.

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Guggenheim Fellowship(2006)